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A new China to Europe cargo freight train service has begun between Jinan, the capital city of Shandong Province in eastern China to Budapest, the capital of Hungary... Read more

Polish cosmetics companies such as Ziaja, Bielenda, Bell, Paese and Verona have been able to successfully enter the Chinese market through international e-commerce platforms such as AliExpress and Tmall. Read more

The way the world does business is changing. Gone are the days when the UK was producing 40% of world manufacturing output. Today, China takes the top spot as a production powerhouse. It is now the world’s largest manufacturer, its output... Read more

A memorandum of understanding has been signed by FinEst Bay Area Development and a consortium of three Chinese companies as part of the plan to construct an undersea train tunnel from Helsinki, Finland to Tallinn, Estonia... Read more

The goods trade surplus between the EU and the US, as well as the bloc's surplus with China has increased in the first five months of the year, according to figures released by the EU statistics office Eurostat... Read more

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has given official approval to a new 2,000 km (1,250 mile) tolled motorway across Russia, according to the Vedimosti business newspaper. The privately funded four-lane Meridian Highway will run from the... Read more

A Chinese battery manufacturer and spin off from Great Wall Motor Company, the country's largest sport utility vehicle maker, has begun planning its first overseas venture; a manufacturing hub in Europe... Read more

The biggest beneficiaries in an escalating trade tariffs war between the US and China could be France and Germany, economists at Barclays have projected... Read more

China has launched a Chinese-Latvian cross-border e-commerce hub in the capital Riga at the Baltic Container Terminal... Read more

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) and SDLG will further extend its cooperation to accelerate the profitable growth journey. As of December 2020, all excavators from 15 tonnes made for the Chinese market will be consolidated into one product... Read more

The European Union has set up a new mechanism in order to monitor implementation of China's agreed commitments, with an eye to using it as a template for monitoring other bilateral agreements... Read more

Serbia to get its first industrial park later this year and is looking to host global companies that are trying to tap into into central and eastern European markets. The park is being largely funded by China and will form a part of the emerging... Read more

The Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó has said that a contract will be signed by May 25th for the upgrade of his country's section of the cross-border rail line between Budapest and Belgrade. Read more

European companies are interested in being involved in China's ambitious globe-spanning Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) but first more information and transparency is needed before any real commitment can be made, according to European Commission... Read more

Following the adoption of the Bilateral Cooperation Plan between the Chinese and Serbian governments as part of the One Belt One Road Initiative, Huawei has announced that it will open an Innovation Center for Digital Transformation in the Serbian... Read more

European companies will begin to invest more in the homegrown workforce as the US moves further towards protectionism and the appeal of China wears off according to one of the continent's leading industrialists in an interview with the... Read more

In the run-up to Auto-Shanghai 2019, auto giant Volkswagen has unveiled the latest member of the ID family, the ID. Roomzz, a zero-emission SUV in the five-metre class that is being touted as the EV equivalent to the Touareg and the German... Read more

Following negotiations that have been "difficult", in the words of EU Council President Donald Tusk, the EU-China summit held in Brussels this week has concluded with a joint statement saying that both sides would “establish a political mechanism... Read more

"China and Europe are both partners for win-win economic cooperation and contributors to world peace and stability," wrote Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in the German newspaper Handelsblatt ahead of a summit this week aimed at solidifying ties... Read more

Chinese company Minth Automotive Europe has broken ground on a new manufacturing plant in Lozinca, Serbia. The €100-million factory, which will make aluminium car parts, is set to employ 300 workers at first, with another 700 hired at a later date. Read more

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